5 Fun Half Term Activities for Kids in London

What will you be doing with the kids this half term? Here's a few May half-term holiday events and activities in London - our top 5 fun ideas on what you can do together with your child this holiday! So you have made arrangements for everything from visiting the dentist to have new school shoes fitted. Clearly not the most exciting of plans. So in desperation you are considering your familiar...

Inspirational and free family event at Igloo Kids Wimbledon this April

Not Before Tea is a shop of all things lovely for children, founded by then 9 year old Henry Patterson. A year on and the young boy has published his first children's book. Igloo Kids invites you to have tea and cake with Henry, with the chance to talk about what it is like being an entrepreneur and author. I set up my business, Not Before Tea, in March 2013 and since then me and Pip the mouse...

London transforms into a Winter Wonderland with its many Ice Rinks

© Somerset House Ice Rink. Skate in the heart of the City on one of London's many magical ice rinks; With season running from November to February, onsite cafes and family tickets available as well as penguin skate aids on hand to provide assistance to children from age 4 and up (and adults finding their feet on the ice!). Enjoy a fun-filled outdoor activity with your family - Skate in the...

Mini Magpie Upcycling Sewing Class Children’s Clothing in London

Turn your unwanted jumpers into gorgeous clothes for your baby or toddler! This intimate and simple class will guide you through the process to bring your creativity out and equip you with the confidence to start making your own upcycled creations. The results will be truly special and beyond doubt unique and handmade in Britain. :) The class is run by Kimberley a hackney based designer who is...

Christmas Markets and Shopping Events in London

A proper Nordic Yulefest starts with visiting one or all the three Scandinavian Christmas Markets in London. Join in on the Nordic festive spirit; have some glögg and gingerbread men, shop Scandinavian Christmas decoration and food, meet up with fellow Scandinavians and start the count down to Christmas! These Christmas markets are the real deal; No Frozen characters or German speaking moose....

Kids in museums – Frans Widerberg in London

As a child I found museums to be boring. There would be beautiful paintings and sculptures but with the silence and restricted regime in terms of no talking, laughing, skipping or in general being a child without disapproving looks from other adults, it really wasn't for me. Or for any other child that wasn't born as a grown up. Kids in Museums is an organisation that has for more than 10 years...